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CURRENT APPROVED SAFETY STANDARDS FOR HELMETS

Article from Equestrian Australia http://www.equestrian.org.au/content/current-approved-safety-standards-helmets As per the EA General Regulations, Article 122.2: Dress and Salute, the following will apply: Except where Sport Rules allows otherwise, riders and drivers competing in an EA competition, must wear an approved helmet with the chin strap fastened at all times. The same is recommended when riding a horse at any time. Protective […]

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How to Choose the Right Headlight

At some stage during your endurance career you’ll need to purchase a new headlight, whether that’s your first, or you’re replacing an old friend you’ll want one that’s right for you. When looking for headlights there are a number of factors that may influence your purchase, for some it’s brightness; for others it’s battery life […]

Helmet Standards

EA Statement – Helmet Standard Equestrian Australia can advise that Helmet Standard EN1384 will remain effective until 31 December 2016. In addition, a new standard VG1 has been added to the General Regulations effective immediately. As of 1 January 2017 helmets with the EN1384 standard will not be permitted under EA’s General Regulations. As per […]